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Scientists develop rice that wouldn’t take arsenic from soil

High concentrations of arsenic, a highly toxic element, in soil and water of Indo-Gangetic plains have always been a cause of concern for the people of the region. Times of India, 2 weeks ago

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Indiatimes, 3 months ago

India's agricultural output is too skewed towards rice and wheat

(3 minutes ago) With farmers in the fertile Indo-Gangetic plains of Punjab, Haryana and western UP concentrating on rice and wheat, India's output has become skewed in favour of these two crops. » View on web You Might Like Other recent news ...
 NewsR.in1 month ago

Full transcript: Shashi Tharoor on politics, Macaulayputras and the Sunanda investigation

Away from the media scrum that often follows him, Congress leader, author and Lok Sabha MP from Thiruvananthapuram, Shashi Tharoor opened up on many issues -- personal and professional and musical -- at the Firstpost Salon on 13 July in Mumbai. ...
 Firstpost.com5 days ago
University of York

York scientist at UN summit on farm emissions

An environmental scientist from the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) at the University of York contributed to an event at the Milan World EXPO organised by the EU Joint Re Centre in collaboration with scientists from the United Nations Economic ...
 Noodls6 days ago

Khabar Lahariya and Saumya Tewari: Mathuranpura and the worst groundwater crisis

Here in Mahoba, one of India's 250 poorest districts in one of its poorest states, the neighbourhood of Mathuranpura is considered particularly poor: it is home to 1,000 Dalits and where few things are as exclusionary as access to water. None of ...
 The Gulf Today2 weeks ago Mathuranpura and the world's worst groundwater crisis (Special to IANS)  Chennai Online2 weeks ago

What triggered India's first stock market crash 150 years ago?

The New Oriental Bank and Share Market, Bombay, from The Illustrated London News, 1865 Cowasji Jehanghir Readymoney was unhappy. Bank of Bombay, of which he was director, was increasingly gravitating towards laxity. It wanted to lend against the ...
 Business Standard India2 weeks ago

Monsoons: A means of survival

Annual monsoon rain, the lifeline of Indian agriculture, which had initially progressed fairly well after arriving at the southern Kerala coast on 5 June and brightening prospects of high farm output by enabling farmers to plant summer-sown crops ...
 Goa Herald2 weeks ago
Hindustan Times

Five underlying themes of PM Modi's central Asia trip

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday began his central Asia trip, which will be interspersed with his visit to Russia to attend the summits of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) and the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) in ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago

India's holiest city among its most polluted

India's prime minister Narendra Modi has promised to clean up Varansi, his home constituency, but people in this ancient city battle increasingly high levels of air pollution and resultant health problems (Image by Ruhi Kandhari) Traffic jams ...
 China Dialogue3 weeks ago

Power lunch: Akhilesh's gift to DM's helping road project

LUCKNOW: It's a power lunch with the chief minister. That's Akhilesh Yadav's gift to 10 district magistrates (DMs) of Uttar Pradesh who helped put his dream project - the 301-km-long, eight-lane Lucknow-Agra expressway - on fast track by acquiring ...
 Times of India4 weeks ago
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